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RESEARCH ASSISTANT IN CROP MODELING
Professional Summary
I am a crop modeling research assistant working to advance agricultural decision makingprocess in agriculture business. Through my work in model development, machinelearning, and data visualization, I aim to enable the connection of farmers andagricultural science by information technology such as web and mobile applications.Recent work of mine has focused on building a multi-platform application to helpirrigation decision making by corn and soybean farmers based on crop modelingsimulation, meteorological database, and soil property database. This application willimprove farmer's revenue by increasing irrigation water use efficiency.
Skills

R, SAS, Hybrid-Maize Model, SoySim Model, Java, PHP, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, MySQL, INTERCOM Model, SigmaPlot, MS Office

Experience
Research Assistant in Crop ModelingJan 2013 to Current
Company NameCity, State
  • Design, develop and modify irrigation web and mobile applications for farmers,using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict the outcome andconsequences of design, and use field measurement to validate and calibrate thedesign.Develop CornWater irrigation web application Modify and maintain SoyWaterirrigation web application Validation of Hybrid Maize Model simulation on soilwater balance Merge CornWater and SoyWater to one application CornSoyWaterLead a 8 people team to develop CornSoyWater Android and iOS MobileApplication.
Research and Teaching Assistant in Plant EcologyAug 2010 to Dec 2012
Company NameCity, State
  • Independently designed and conduct experiments on invasive plants ecology.Completed statistical analysis on grassland biological responses to plant invasion.Developed modeling techniques for invasive plant speciesAssisted in teaching undergraduate a biology course.
Education
MS, Grassland Science6 2010South China Agricultural UniversityChinaGPA: Third prize of Syngenta Best Award Paper on the 9th National Weed ScienceConference in ChinaAwards: Third prize of Syngenta Best Award Paper on the 9th National Weed ScienceConference

Grassland Science Third prize of Syngenta Best Award Paper on the 9th National Weed ScienceConference in ChinaAwards:


Third prize of Syngenta Best Award Paper on the 9th National Weed ScienceConference

BA, Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management6 2007South China University of Tropical AgricultureGPA: GPA: 3.0 Third-class Scholarship of South China University of Tropical Agriculture,2006Awards: Third-class Scholarship of South China University of Tropical Agriculture, 2006Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management GPA: 3.0 Third-class Scholarship of South China University of Tropical Agriculture,2006Awards: Third-class Scholarship of South China University of Tropical Agriculture, 2006
MS, Agronomy and Crop Science12 2012University of Nebraska - LincolnCity, StateGPA: GPA: 3.45

Agronomy and Crop Science GPA: 3.45

PhD, Agronomy and Crop Science1 2016University of Nebraska - Lincoln City, StateGPA: GPA: 3.38 Second place in the New Venture Pitch Competition atHonors: Second place in the New Venture Pitch Competition at Marysville NorthwestMissouri State University.Viewers' Choice Honorable Mention in the Graduate Student Poster Competition atthe Water for Food 2013 Global Conference in Lincoln

GPA: 3.38

Awards:

Second place in the New Venture Pitch Competition at Marysville NorthwestMissouri State University.

Viewers' Choice Honorable Mention in the Graduate Student Poster Competition at the Water for Food Global Conference, Lincoln, 2013

CIC Traveling Scholar Program for ELME: Enhancing Linkages betweenMathematics and Ecology1 2012
Publications
Traveling Scholarship for ELME: Enhancing Linkages between Mathematicsand Ecology, 2012 Publications Root Growth of Two Perennial Grass Types and Musk Thistle (Carduus nutans) inTemperate Grasslands of North America09 / 2014 Invasive Plant Science andManagement Authors: Chengchou Han, Stephen L Young http://www.wssajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1614/IPSM-D-13-00081.1 Drought and Grazing Disturbances and Resistanceto Invasion by Warm-and Cool-Season Perennial Grassland Communities03 / 2014Ecological Restoration Authors: Chengchou Han, Stephen L. Young http://er.uwpress.org/content/32/1/28.short Ecology of Musk Thistle (Carduus nutans) Seed Germination forGrasslands of Temperate Climates10 / 2013 Weed Science Authors: Chengchou Han,Stephen L. Young http://www.wssajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1614/WS-D-13-00015.1Productivity of FieldPea (Pisumsativum L.) and Spring Oat (Avena sativa L.) Grown asSole and Intercrops Under Different Nitrogen Levels2012 Journal of Agricultural ScienceAuthors: Chengchou Han, Christopher Borman, Dori Osantowski, Jeremy Wagnitz, KatjaKoehler-Cole, Kevin Korus, Evan Sonderegger, Rodrigo Werle, Tara Wood, John Lindquisthttp://www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jas/article/view/18937
Languages
English: Full professional proficiencyMandarin: Native or bilingual proficiency
Skills
balance, CSS, English, HTML, Java, JavaScript, Languages, MS Office, modeling, PHP, predict, SAS, scientific, simulation, statistical analysis, teaching, Validation

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • South China Agricultural University
  • South China University of Tropical Agriculture
  • University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Job Titles Held:

  • Research Assistant in Crop Modeling
  • Research and Teaching Assistant in Plant Ecology

Degrees

  • MS , Grassland Science 6 2010
    BA , Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management 6 2007
    MS , Agronomy and Crop Science 12 2012
    PhD , Agronomy and Crop Science 1 2016
    CIC Traveling Scholar Program for ELME: Enhancing Linkages betweenMathematics and Ecology 1 2012

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